Areedi’s new lab for usability testing: All you need to know

Some days back, we reported that Areedi had launched as a usability lab to enable founders in Nigeria test their products before launch. This is aimed at letting them know if their users (potential ones) would actually enjoy using it, and then make amends where necessary before finally going public. To discuss further on this,… Read more Areedi’s new lab for usability testing: All you need to know

5 AgriTech companies helping to achieve food security in Nigeria

One of the Sustainable development goals set for the hear 2030 is “Zero hunger”. Well, before you can achieve zero hunger, you must have had food security to a very large extent. I must say I’m quite happy to see that some tech start-ups in Nigeria are taking up this mantle to help achieve this… Read more 5 AgriTech companies helping to achieve food security in Nigeria

He’s 19, once dropped out of college, now a startup founder – Meet Offers.ng’s Anjola

I wrote an article few days back about how the Generation Z in Nigeria (Africa, maybe) are not making maximum use of technology, and the internet (as the case may be). Adebayo-Oyetoro Anjola, a 19 year old is one of those challenging the argument (though does not make it any less valid). Anjola, who was… Read more He’s 19, once dropped out of college, now a startup founder – Meet Offers.ng’s Anjola

Areedi lab is making products usability testing seamless and easy

Products are being launched every now and then, people are also needed to test these products and see if they’re are market fit. While friends and family seem like a good fit for doing this, “people who love you aren’t always objective.” Areedi is a usability lab that is building a database of potential testers… Read more Areedi lab is making products usability testing seamless and easy

Girly.ng launches co-working space for female entrepreneurs in Nigeria

According to a World Bank report, the rate of female entrepreneurship in Africa is higher than any other region in the world. Some other reports also put Nigeria on the map when female entrepreneurship is discussed. This emphasizes the more reason why innovations and products should be launched to accommodate the growing pool of female… Read more Girly.ng launches co-working space for female entrepreneurs in Nigeria

On Agbada X: The best way to gain traction for your startup

You don’t have a great product if you can’t pick up traction without spending money and getting word of mouth. — Everette Taylor, VP of Marketing @ Skurt Greetings to you there. I don’t blog entertainment but I’d love to give a brief run down of how things went down during the weekend. This is for… Read more On Agbada X: The best way to gain traction for your startup

Social media today: #TaxifyInAbuja – Cab hailing company expands in Nigeria

So in the spirit of expansion, cab hailing company Taxify are poised to launch in Abuja, Nigeria on the 10th of November. Reactions have trailed this on Social media too. While waiting for them to promise more chicken wings during their ride, do not expect Uber to react as they are already present in the… Read more Social media today: #TaxifyInAbuja – Cab hailing company expands in Nigeria

From cyber cafe to startup: The story of Pukena.ng founder, Emmanuel Udeagha

Today, we bring you the story of Emmanuel Udeagha, the founder of Pukena.ng, a platform that connects employers to blue collar workers. He believes that the relationship between this set of people and the employers isn’t in a very good state. His story is a total mix of struggle, pain and victory at last. Emmanuel… Read more From cyber cafe to startup: The story of Pukena.ng founder, Emmanuel Udeagha

Publiseer co-Founder Chika Nwaogu leaves company to pursue music career after award nominations

Chika Nwaogu is the co-founder of Publiseer, a digital publishing company that focuses on publishing and distributing books and songs to over 400 stores across 100 countries. In August 2017, Publiseer was created with Chidi Nwaogu as its founder. Later in September 2017, Chika Nwaogu joined Publiseer as its co-founder. Since August 2017, Publiseer has single-handedly… Read more Publiseer co-Founder Chika Nwaogu leaves company to pursue music career after award nominations

Paylater app reaches 500,000 downloads on Playstore: Here are 3 pointers

Firstly, it’s a bit rare to see home grown Nigerian applications crossing the 500,000 downloads on Google Play Store. There could be a few though, but we’re not talking about them here. We’re talking about the Paylater app. Paylater is a loan app that enables Nigerians to take loans in certain amounts, with no collateral… Read more Paylater app reaches 500,000 downloads on Playstore: Here are 3 pointers